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Husband-and-wife team Ian and Salomé have devised a tour of   Amsterdam

See Amsterdam’s Canal district as never before Starting from their artisanal chocolate shop in the De Wallen red light district, husband-and-wife team(...)

A coffee shop in the centre of Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Photograph: Evert Elzinga/EPA

A total ban now seems inevitable on overseas tourists using Amsterdam’s “coffee shops” where cannabis can be bought and consumed legally – following a(...)

Sanna Elkadiri, employee of Het Wereldhuis nursing home, receives the first Pfizer vaccine in Veghel. Photograph: Robin van Lonkhuijsen/EPA

The Netherlands has begun its Covid-19 vaccination programme, nearly two weeks after many European Union nations. Sanna Elkadiri, a nurse at a care h(...)

Bernard McSweeney, his fiancee Stephanie Kyle and her daughter Daisy at a near-deserted arrivals hall at Cork Airport. Photograph: Olivia Kelleher

A young Irish man who was apart from his American fiancee for a year because of the Covid-19 pandemic admitted he was tempted to climb over the barrie(...)

Shares in petrol station chain Applegreen surged 44.3% to €5.60. File photograph: The Irish Times

Brexit jitters prompted investors to sell shares on Thursday, hitting Irish-focused equities and travel stocks. DUBLIN Petrol station chain Applegre(...)

The original Trans-Europe Express service was launched in 1957, and at its peak in the 1970s connected over 130 cities using a network of 45 trains

For some it was a legendary rail network, for others a classic Kraftwerk song. Some 25 years after it was mothballed, the Trans-Europe Express (TEE) i(...)

“We have to make sure that we are the oracle on scientific information about vaccines,” says European Medicines Agency chief Emer Cooke.

We usually hear about the work of national and international authorities in medicine regulation only when something goes wrong. For example, when the (...)

The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq touched all-time highs on Thursday as investors looked past bleak economic data, while remaining focused on a Covid-19 vaccine, with the blue-chip Dow getting a boost from Boeing shares. Photograph: AP

European shares ended little changed on Thursday, as a surge in material stocks and Rolls-Royce helped counter downbeat business activity data from th(...)

Unilever brands include Hellmann’s mayonnaise, Dove soap and Ben & Jerry’s ice cream. Photograph: Newscast/Universal Images Group via Getty Images

Unilever’s Dutch shares are trading in Amsterdam for the last time on Friday, before a unification of the group’s dual-headed structure that aims to p(...)

King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands on a visit to Willemstad, Curacao, some years ago: The former Dutch colony is essentially a customised playground. Photograph: Patrick van Katwijk/Getty

Nobody wants to lock down for Christmas, but the idea that the Netherlands is about to allow a surge of its holidaymakers to take off in pursuit of wi(...)

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